Learn how to use Maya to model a simple cartoon character that can be later rigged and animated in the program of your choice.
Learn to master a wide variety of AutoCAD's 3D modeling tools while modeling a complex spiral staircase.
Learn to scan a 3D object with your smartphone or camera and the free 123D Catch app from Autodesk.
CG artist and environmental designer David Lesperance explains how he creates the rich, lifelike backdrops for popular games like World of Warcraft, Halo, Diablo, and StarCraft.
Take your drawings from 2D to 3D with AutoCAD. Learn to model a building, complete with doors, windows, a staircase, a roof, and surrounding terrain, with AutoCAD 2015.
Render product shots in their best light with Maya and After Effects.
Present product renderings in their best light with 3ds Max and After Effects.
Model and render a fully realized Formula 1 steering wheel from an initial product concept sketch.
Make construction models that work for everyone on your team. Learn how to use Revit's parts, assemblies, and displacement views to break your model down and add detail and refinement.
A collection of over 40 tips and tricks will help you work smarter, not harder, and build more sophisticated models in Maya.
Bradley G Munkowitz, aka GMUNK, explains how he makes his op-art-inspired geometric prints by using 3D tools in entirely new ways.
Introduces the major improvements to Maya 2014, including the new Modeling Toolkit and Paint Effects.
Prepare your models in Maya and then send them for 3D printing on Shapeways, an online service that ships reproductions straight to your door.
Kicks off the AutoCAD 2014 Essentials series with a complete tour of the interface and the drawing features.
Start incorporating all the new features from AutoCAD 2014 into your CAD workflow, including command-line data access, georeferencing, and reality capture.
Model a fully detailed Shelby Cobra automobile using both polygon and NURBS techniques.
Make models with 3D objects, edit polygonal meshes, create surfaces and models with 2D shapes and splines, and more.
Explore the world of modeling and texturing game props and assets, from tools to furniture, in Autodesk Maya.
A practical guide to constructing 3D buildings that can be used to populate video game environments
Teaches digital artists how to create realistic assets such as 3D characters, immersive game environments, and product designs in Mudbox.
Explore the world of references—a tool that allows you to link and reuse external content in AutoCAD.
Provides a thorough introduction to the NURBS modeling toolkit, a foundational aspect of 3D modeling.
Shows how to create and edit text and dimensions in your drawings, and control the appearance of those annotations using styles.
Delves into the theory behind popular polygonal modeling techniques in Maya, then walks through the basic process of creating objects, modifying them, and working with subdivision surfaces.
Concentrates on the AutoCAD tools and features dedicated to organizing and editing geometry in this design program.
Concentrates on the particulars of creating basic geometry in AutoCAD, including drawing and editing lines and shapes.
Elaborates on the basics of core elements in Revit such as walls and floors, and digs into more specialized features such as in-place families, adaptive components, and the massing environment.
CAD support specialist Brian Meyers shows how to build plans for an American-style bungalow from scratch using the tools in Revit.
Introduces the skills needed to create photorealistic 3D creatures for film, video, and game production.
Create characters for video games or real-time rendered applications with Maya.
A practical guide to modeling and texturing 3D urban environments for games in 3ds Max.
Design and build a 3D human character that can be used for feature film, broadcast, and games.
Shows how to create realistic landscapes, atmospheres, and natural light effects in Maya 2011.
Demonstrates how to create professional, realistic 3D characters from scratch in Maya 2011.
Methods for creating video games, logos, mechanical assemblies, and architectural visualizations with 3ds Max.